Mysticism is "a constellation of distinctive practices, discourses, texts, institutions, traditions, and experiences aimed at human transformation, variously defined in different traditions."

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The Witch's Book of Self-Care: Magical Ways to Pamper, Soothe, and Care for Your Body and Spirit
The Word of Flesh and Soul
Wild Mercy: Living the Fierce and Tender Wisdom of the Women Mystics
Jailbreaking the Goddess: A Radical Revisioning of Feminist Spirituality
Energy Strands: The Ultimate Guide to Clearing the Cords That Are Constricting Your Life
Sacred Knowledge: Psychedelics and Religious Experiences
Dangerous Mystic: Meister Eckhart's Path to the God Within
Return of the Divine Sophia: Healing the Earth through the Lost Wisdom Teachings of Jesus, Isis, and Mary Magdalene
The Library of Light and Shadow (Daughters of La Lune #3)
The Mystics of Mile End
The Needle's Eye: Passing through Youth
The Secret Teachers of the Western World
The Book of Secret Wisdom: The Prophetic Record of Human Destiny and Evolution
Mysticism: A Study in the Nature and Development of Spiritual Consciousness
Interior Castle
Revelations of Divine Love
The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge
Dark Night of the Soul
Tao Te Ching
The Cloud of Unknowing
The Prophet
The Tao of Physics: An Exploration of the Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism
The Alchemist
Alchemy & Mysticism
Practical Mysticism
The Essential Rumi
The Perennial Philosophy
Mirabai by Anant PaiMirabai by MīrābāīSongs of Meera by Meera BaiFor Love Of The Dark One by Andrew SchellingThe Devotional Poems of Mirabai by Mīrābāī
Meera - Mirabai
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Pisces Fiction
53 books — 21 voters

The Victory Perspective by E.J. KellettThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerCreatures of the Dark by Stella PurpleCabello by Grea AlexanderThe Pack by Grea Alexander
Sinister Literature
45 books — 24 voters
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Novels Narrated by Ancient Spirits
5 books — 4 voters

Black Sun by Geoffrey WolffThe Republic by PlatoThe Thresher by Paul  ChristensenThe Decline of the West by Oswald SpenglerEssays and Aphorisms by Arthur Schopenhauer
Boyd Rice's recommended reading list
101 books — 3 voters
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Finding the Pure
5 books — 1 voter

Shahab al-Din Suhrawardi
گفتم: ای پیر، چشمه ی زندگانی کجاست؟ گفت: در ظلمات. گفتم: راه از کدام جانب است؟ گفت: از هر طرف که بروی، می رسی. گفتم: نشانی ظلمات چیست؟ گفت: تو خود در ظلماتی، اما نمی دانی.
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Neil Postman
. . . we come astonishingly close to the mystical beliefs of Pythagoras and his followers who attempted to submit all of life to the sovereignty of numbers. Many of our psychologists, sociologists, economists and other latter-day cabalists will have numbers to tell them the truth or they will have nothing. . . . We must remember that Galileo merely said that the language of nature is written in mathematics. He did not say that everything is. And even the truth about nature need not be expressed ...more
Neil Postman, Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

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